Leatherback Turtle Heading to Sea

The Endangered Leatherback Sea Turtle

With a need to see what Tamarindo and the Province of Guanacaste had to offer, we rented a 4x4 for a few days this week. One of the first places we checked out was the neighbouring beach, Playa Grande.

Knowing that it was one of the primary nesting grounds of the endangered Pacific leatherback sea turtle and the fact that we were right in the middle of nesting season we decided we needed to check it out. It was quite the adventure and seeing a Pacifice leatherback sea turtle on the beach in person left a lasting impression. We headed out to the Las Baulos National Park with the hopes of...